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  • California Democrats seek to lower CEO pay with tax cudgel

    This post has been corrected, as indicated below. Some California lawmakers worry that California is losing too many businesses to other states. State Sens. Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord) and Loni Hancock (D-Berkeley) evidently worry that we're not...
  • As 2 Oklahoma men await execution, here's what a prison warden thinks [Updated]

    In a matter of hours, and barring an unforeseeable last-minute legal change, the state of Oklahoma will execute two men for unrelated murders. What links the two condemned men has been their fight to know the full details — including the source...
  • Letters: Crumbs from trickle-down economics

    Re "Bring on supply-side economics," Opinion, March 23 To quote Ronald Reagan, "There you go again." Ideologues like Brad Schiller tout supply-side economics once again as a possible cure for our economic woes. Economists teach us about "supply and...
  • Allstate CEO pay rises 9.5 percent

    Allstate Corp. Chief Executive Tom Wilson had total compensation of $18.7 million in 2013, up 9.5 percent from the previous year, according to a Securities and Exchange Commission filing. “An increase in overall premiums and a 24.3 percent...
  • Letters: No help for women from Republicans

    Re "GOP filibusters vote on equal pay for women," April 10 The GOP definitely wasn't kidding when, on the eve of President Obama's first inauguration, its leaders vowed in their own patriotic way to unequivocally oppose absolutely everything he...
  • Pay For United Illuminating Chief Rose 55% To $3.8M Last Year

    James P. Torgerson, chief executive of The United Illuminating Co. and its parent company, took home more money last year than he did in 2012, according to regulatory filings. In 2013, Torgerson made $3.8 million in his salary, incentive pay, stock...
  • New Barnes Group CEO Made $2.2M Last Year; Retired CEO Left With $10.6M

    Patrick J. Dempsey, head of Barnes Group Inc., an aerospace manufacturer and distribution firm, made $2.21 million last year, according to federal filings. The top paid executive at the firm, though, was Gregory F. Milzcik, the chief executive who...
  • MetLife CEO's Pay Down 19% Last Year To $7.27 Million

     MetLife CEO's Pay Down 19% Last Year To $7.27 Million
    MetLife Chairman and CEO Steven A. Kandarian was compensated $7.27 million last year, down 19 percent from the $8.96 million pay package he received in 2012, according to documents filed Tuesday with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission....
  • Trash Agency's Waste Windfall

    Trash Agency's Waste Windfall
    There's cash in trash. When it comes to the Connecticut Resources Recovery Authority, that truism takes on new meaning. The CRRA, a quasi-public agency created 40 years ago, collects trash from 75 towns and cities and turns it into electricity at four...
  • Hospital CEO pay not tied to quality of care: study

    Hospital CEO pay not tied to quality of care: study
    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Hospital CEOs' pay isn't linked to their hospital's benefit to the community. Nor is it linked to the quality of care the hospital provides, a new study found. Instead, the chief executive officers, or CEOs, tended to earn...
  • Is selfishness the solution to our country's problems?

    We've got problems. Our economy has stagnated; unemployment is high; we have an almost inconceivable amount of national debt; and our elected officials are fighting among themselves. What we need are some good solutions. What's to blame for this mess?...